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In this page, poems on / about “poverty” are listed.

  • 229.
    Poverty Is Here To Stay

    Children picking food at the dump site
    Scratching overgrown hair full of lice
    Unclad youngsters playing in the muck
    No program or drives to keep them tuck, read more »

  • 230.
    stop acting! we have issues to address!

    More than hundred million of our people,
    Live in luxury. The luxury you can't find in any castle,
    Of a European country, as the labor law is strict there,
    Here in my father's land India, abused are our workers, read more »

  • 231.
    The Sobs Of The Starving Children

    We know about them from the radio and television and the hungry getting hungrier by the day
    But we do not hear the sobs of the starving children from where we live they seem so far away
    On the six o clock news at times we do see footage of hungry
    children in a Land where poverty and disease is rife read more »

  • 232.
    No Access To Fast Food, Branded Clothes And

    The creation of nations,
    that have passion,
    for money and power,
    is the absolute poverty. read more »

  • 233.

    Ding dong! the sound of the clock alarms for the 21st century
    With long hand pointing to poverty's new route of journey
    And short hand showing the life expectancy of untimely death
    With development as a bell ringer ringing the late bell of economic building read more »

  • 234.
    if you really felt sorry

    Don't just repeat POVERTY tirelessly and then feel
    remorseful; pathetically nodding your head; as if the
    most unassailable messiah of bereaved humanity,
    If you really felt sorry from the bottom of your read more »

  • 235.
    Turkana Is Not All About Poverty

    Our mouth customs has gone beyond our control,
    Every time we talk about Turkana nation,
    We always goof to label it a den of poverty,
    By failing to see the vice of human backlogs, read more »

  • 236.
    Poverty: a Curse or a Boon

    Long ago there was a king,
    Sober, sublime and sincere,
    One Saturday night, came an angel,
    'Thou hath given a wish that ye can, read more »

  • 237.
    Tony Abbott's Invitation

    Politician Tony Abbott in the paper crying poor
    Saying his family can't take the effects of his pay cut anymore
    He still earns more in one day than I do in 26 weeks
    Doesn't he think of our farmers while his gives this 'poverty' speech? read more »

  • 238.
    Hope: A worthless Virtue

    Wherever you find Mankind, two plagues follow Him: War and poverty, both preventable but impossible to eradicate. The reason: greed. The sorrier of the two is poverty; war sometimes is a necessity, poverty never is.
    Man is forever looking for more but always that pursuit is misdirected. He never includes his fellow human beings, only his narrow clique’s self-interests. The rest are left to fend for themselves. Often an impossible task to achieve, the result is poverty.
    Once a victim of this state of being, what is left is hope- worthless hope.
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  • 239.
    Vignette - III

    This twilight gloom. This lone retreat--
    This silence to my soul is sweet!
    Awhile escap'd from toil and strife, read more »

  • 240.
    The Parable of a good yellow Man -new-

    one time in the land of poverty and starvation
    where hunger loomed like the spirit of God,
    Even Itself starved itself often on the thin vials
    of the black stomachs, colonies and esophagus, read more »

New Poverty Poems

  2. The Parable of a good yellow Man, alexander opicho
  3. Never try to justify the poverty, Aftab Alam
  4. The flag of victory, Aftab Alam
  6. Poverty: a Curse or a Boon, Aftab Alam
  8. if you really felt sorry, Nikhil Parekh
  9. And what is poverty, gajanan mishra
  10. Swing Notes and Anarchist (Poverty), C Jay Caputo
  11. The curse of poverty, Arafat Driche
  12. Turkana Is Not All About Poverty, alexander opicho
  13. Poverty In The 21st Century, Winston Harding
  14. Terence Craddock Replies To Aristotle, Terence G. Craddock
  15. Imitate what he wears!, BrokenHeartPheko Motaung
  16. Rest of the life, hasmukh amathalal
  17. God Is Staying, hasmukh amathalal
  18. The poet is not alone, BrokenHeartPheko Motaung
  19. the crowned hero, Farida Gulani
  20. Poverty, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  21. Literacy mission, gajanan mishra
  22. poverty is a gift, Mark Heathcote
  23. I am poor and poverty has, gajanan mishra
  24. When Great Poets Die Penniless, Terence G. Craddock
  25. Poverty, Paola Degli Esposti
  26. Poetry: To Brazilian Soccer, Laijon Liu
  27. Goodbye Poverty, ambitious blessing
  28. Simple Horizons, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  29. To Laugh At, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  30. Experimenting With Life In Poverty, alexander opicho
  31. Human Dracula, V P Mahur
  32. Destitution, Ajala Samuel Akindele
  33. Poverty Knock, Justin Reamer
  34. Humble Bumble Bee Beginnings, Shirley Morgan
  35. Richness of Thought, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  36. When and How Long?, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  37. Burning, Kingshuk Chakraborty
  38. Cherry Fields in the Ghetto, Kevin Rottweiler
  39. Poverty, Ajala Samuel Akindele
  40. Touched By Another, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  41. Poverty And Due To Poverty, gajanan mishra
  42. Generous Poverty, Suu Casey Young
  43. [1] clearly, paul bamberger
  44. Trying To Understand Jayanta Mahapatra, Bijay Kant Dubey
  45. Three ill effects in the society leading.., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  46. Poverty, Dona Jean
  47. Those Among You, Atty Davis
  48. Poem and Poverty, Aftab Alam
  49. Poverty, Pragya Bajpai
  50. Peace, hasmukh amathalal
  51. The Greatest Find, Leaking Pen
  52. Poverty by Design, Lynne FincherSpringarden
  53. Concepts 19, Somanathan Iyer
  54. Insult, Litan Dey
  55. Poverty Is Disguise, hasmukh amathalal
  56. Letter To A Gorilla, Nate Flying Owl
  57. Unrest, hasmukh amathalal
  58. The Mathematics Of Equality, Diana van den Berg
  59. I'm in love with Paupertas, Madrason writer
  60. Good Counsel, hasmukh amathalal
  62. Always forward, hasmukh amathalal
  63. Shadow of poverty, Litan Dey
  64. HOW LUCKY WE ARE, Arti Chopra
  66. Bedroom Tax The Legacy, Dave Alan Walker
  67. About Poverty, gajanan mishra
  68. Forgotten In The The Sea Of Life, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  69. Grief II, Aftab Alam
  70. Your Bank Account, Christina C Sunrise
  71. Naxal Vs Forces and the people, Aftab Alam
  72. Now Is The Time, Isam Hussain
  73. The Beauty of the Working Class, Howard Leek
  74. Poverty, Sophia Engel
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